Overview of the program

Students who are interested in gaining a deeper understanding of an aspect of Spanish and Latin American Studies should enrol in Honours. The Honours year is designed to develop advanced communication skills, further enhance your critical and analytical skills, and allow you to become an independent researcher.

For details of the structure of the Honours year and available units, please refer to the Spanish and Latin American studies – Honours Area of Study.

Potential research areas

(PB: Paul Bowker; SK: Stewart King; CU: Carlos Uxó)

Literatura española contemporánea (siglos XX y XXI) PB, SK, CU
Literatura latinoamericana contemporánea (siglos XX y XXI) PB, CU
Literatura catalana (siglos XIX-XXI)SK
La identidad cultural en España SK
La memoria histórica en literatura y cine SK, PB
La novela criminal española y latinoamericana SK, CU
La novela criminal transnacional SK
La traducción literaria SK, CU
Las relaciones culturales entre España y América Latina PB

El hispanismo como ideología PB
Los relatos de viaje PB
La inmigración en la literatura y el cine PB
La literatura y el poscolonialismo PB
La literatura y las identidades transnacionales PB
Cuba (periodo revolucionario) CU
Comunidades latinoamericanas en Australia CU

Further information

For more information, contact Dr Paul Bowker

For information on combined honours and disciplines, see the Undergraduate Handbook entry for Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree.